Finn Wolfhard SPEAKS OUT About The Role Of "Young Loki" And Its Rumours
"You look a little bit like Loki from the [MCU], and there are some unconfirmed rumours that you might just be playing [Loki]." The interviewer asks.
23 January 2020 by Fachana Techamaneewat
Finn Wolfhard at the 2019 CinemaCon - Warner Bros. Pictures 'The Big Picture' Presentation
held at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, USA on April 2, 2019. — Photo by PopularImages
On January 21, Stranger Things' Finn Wolfhard addressed the rumours of being offered the role of "Young Loki" in an interview with Access, at the premiere of The Turning at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, Calfornia.
During the red carpet interview, Finn was asked if he had secured the role of "Young Loki" in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
Check out the interviewer's question below:
I "You look a little bit like Loki from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and there are some unconfirmed rumours that you might just be playing [Loki]."
Unfortunately, Finn denied the rumours. However, Finn did say that he would "like" to play the role if offered the part.
Check out his response below:
I "Someone asked me that the other day and I genuinely haven't heard anything, but I would like to do that. If they called me, I would do it."
Fun Fact: Finn had previously joked that he would love to be in the MCU, saying "I would like to play 'Guy on Computer' in the background of a Marvel movie".
So, how did the rumours of Finn Wolfhard playing "Young Loki" come about?
The rumours first started on December 28, 2019, when We Got This Covered (WGTC) reported that Marvel was eyeing Finn for the role of "Kid Loki". WGTC had previously reported that Daniel Radcliffe was "being eyed for Moon Knight", and also that Ms. Marvel would include "Inhumans". Both reports have been accurate.
Stranger Things season 4 is slated to begin filming this month, and finish around August.
Fachana Techamaneewat is a news writer at Exclusive Hollywood and is responsible for researching and writing news articles while providing story updates wherever necessary.
Fun fact: On the weekends, she's an avid writer for practically anything. Her current obsession is the Umbrella Academy, and as of now, is writing a book.